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Best Albums of the 2000s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 2000s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 19,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
20001,740276,704 Kid A (7th)
by Radiohead
20011,804241,832
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Is This It (25th)
by The Strokes
20021,899253,366 Yankee Hotel Foxtrot (53rd)
by Wilco
20032,103221,863 Elephant (56th)
by The White Stripes
20041,996257,259 Funeral (9th)
by Arcade Fire
20052,130214,924 Illinois (76th)
by Sufjan Stevens
20062,256215,844 Whatever People Say I Am, That's... (45th)
by Arctic Monkeys
20072,321306,533 In Rainbows (16th)
by Radiohead
20082,434182,647 Fleet Foxes (100th)
by Fleet Foxes
20092,479191,925 Merriweather Post Pavilion (95th)
by Animal Collective
Total21,1622,362,896

The best artists of the 2000s were Radiohead, Arcade Fire, The Strokes, Coldplay, Muse, The White Stripes, Arctic Monkeys, Wilco, Animal Collective and Modest Mouse.
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RankAlbumArtist
161.

Echoes, Silence, Patience & GraceUnited States Foo Fighters
Year of Release:2007Appears in:113 charts
Rank in 2007:23Rank Score:2,085
Rank in 2000s161Overall Rank:783
Average Rating:  72/100 (200 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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162.

Sung TongsUnited States Animal Collective
Year of Release:2004Appears in:119 charts
Rank in 2004:17Rank Score:2,064
Rank in 2000s162Overall Rank:790
Average Rating:  82/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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163.

Lifted Or The Story Is In The Soil, Keep Your Ear To The GroundUnited States Bright Eyes
Year of Release:2002Appears in:110 charts
Rank in 2002:19Rank Score:2,053
Rank in 2000s163Overall Rank:793
Average Rating:  79/100 (137 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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164.

Fever RaySweden Fever Ray
Year of Release:2009Appears in:124 charts
Rank in 2009:15Rank Score:2,048
Rank in 2000s164Overall Rank:794
Average Rating:  79/100 (162 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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165.

The MeadowlandsUnited States The Wrens
Year of Release:2003Appears in:101 charts
Rank in 2003:16Rank Score:2,025
Rank in 2000s165Overall Rank:802
Average Rating:  80/100 (110 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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166.

No More Shall We PartAustralia Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds
Year of Release:2001Appears in:108 charts
Rank in 2001:15Rank Score:2,018
Rank in 2000s166Overall Rank:806
Average Rating:  79/100 (146 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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167.

Seven SwansUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2004Appears in:118 charts
Rank in 2004:18Rank Score:2,009
Rank in 2000s167Overall Rank:810
Average Rating:  80/100 (179 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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168.

The Sophtware SlumpUnited States Grandaddy
Year of Release:2000Appears in:114 charts
Rank in 2000:17Rank Score:2,003
Rank in 2000s168Overall Rank:812
Average Rating:  77/100 (154 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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169.

KasabianUnited Kingdom Kasabian
Year of Release:2004Appears in:95 charts
Rank in 2004:19Rank Score:1,989
Rank in 2000s169Overall Rank:815
Average Rating:  73/100 (171 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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170.

Morning ViewUnited States Incubus
Year of Release:2001Appears in:81 charts
Rank in 2001:16Rank Score:1,974
Rank in 2000s170Overall Rank:824
Average Rating:  72/100 (141 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Best Albums of the 2000s composition

Year Albums %


2000 92 9%
2001 98 10%
2002 96 10%
2003 102 10%
2004 86 9%
2005 103 10%
2006 107 11%
2007 110 11%
2008 107 11%
2009 99 10%
Artist Albums %


Animal Collective 6 1%
The White Stripes 5 1%
Death Cab For Cutie 5 1%
Coldplay 5 1%
Bright Eyes 5 1%
The Black Keys 5 1%
Modest Mouse 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 570 57%
United Kingdom 227 23%
Canada 63 6%
Australia 26 3%
Sweden 22 2%
France 17 2%
Mixed Nationality 14 1%
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